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Kepler-48 c is a Super Earth exoplanet that orbits a G-type star. Its mass is 14.61 Earth and it takes 9.7 days to complete one orbit of its star. Its discovery was announced in 2012.

PLANET TYPE
Super-earth
DISCOVERY DATE
2012
MASS
14.61 Earth
PLANET RADIUS
0.242 x Jupiter
ORBITAL RADIUS
Unknown
ORBITAL PERIOD
9.7 days
ECCENTRICITY
Unknown
DETECTION METHOD
Transit